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Fall 2006 logo2006 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 27 - December 1, 2006 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Babu R. Chalamala, Louis J. Terminello, Helena Van Swygenhoven

 

Symposium KK : Electron Microscopy Across Hard and Soft Materials

2006-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

T. John Balk University of Kentucky
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Alexandra Porter Cambridge University
Juergen Plitzko Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry
KK1: Advanced Electron Microscopy Techniques for Hard Materials
Session Chairs
John Balk
Steve Pennycook
Monday AM, November 27, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **KK1.1
3D Imaging of Hard and Soft materials through Aberration-Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Stephen Pennycook 1 , A. Borisevich 1 , K. van Benthem 1 , A. Lupini 1 , N. de Jonge 1 , Y. Peng 1 , M. Oxley 1
1 , Oak Ridge national Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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10:00 AM - KK1.2
Quantitative HAADF STEM and HRTEM Studies on Metallic Nano-Catalysts.

Long Li 1 , Laurent Menard 2 , Joo Kang 2 , Lin-Lin Wang 3 , Fengting Xu 1 , Huiping Xu 1 , Shang-Peng Gao 1 , Anatoly Frenkel 4 , Duane Johnson 3 , Ralph Nuzzo 2 , Judith Yang 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 4 Department of Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States

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10:15 AM - KK1.3
ADF-STEM Imaging of Strained GaN0.045As0.955 Epitaxial Layers on (100) GaAs Substrates.

Xiaohua Wu 1 , Michael Robertson 2 , James Gupta 1 , Jean-Marc Baribeau 1 , Craig Bennett 2 , Masahiro Kawasaki 3 , Toshihiro Aoki 3
1 Institute for Microstructural Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 2 Department of Physics, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada, 3 , JEOL USA, Peabody, Massachusetts, United States

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10:30 AM - **KK1.4
Advances in Aberration Correction for Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Bernd Kabius 1 , Maximilian Haider 2
1 MSD, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 , CEOS GmbH, Heidelberg Germany

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11:30 AM - KK1.5
Controlling the Morphology of Stacked InAs/InP(001) Quantum Wires by Scanning - Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Teresa Ben 1 , David Sales 1 , Pedro Galindo 2 , David Fuster 3 , Yolanda González 3 , Luisa González 3 , Maria Varela 4 , Stephen Pennycook 4 , Sergio Molina 1
1 Ciencia de los Materiales e Ing. Met. y Q.I., Universidad de Cádiz, Puerto Real , Cadiz, Spain, 2 Departamento de Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos, Universidad de Cádiz, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain, 3 Instituto de Microelectrónica de Madrid (CNM), CSIC, Tres Cantos, Madrid, Spain, 4 Condensed Matter Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge , Tennessee, United States

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11:45 AM - **KK1.6
Pushing the Limits in HRTEM towards Sub-Angstrom Materials Analysis.

Andreas Thust 1 , Juri Barthel 1 , Karsten Tillmann 1 , Chunlin Jia 1 , Lothar Houben 1 , Markus Lentzen 1
1 Institut für Festkörperforschung, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich Germany

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12:15 PM - KK1.7
Atomic Scale Characterization of thin Film Vanadium Based Perovskites.

Miaofang Chi 1 2 , Lane Martin 3 , Teruyasu Mizoguchi 4 , Ramamoorthy Ramesh 2 5 6 , Nigel Browning 1 7
1 Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore , California, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 Institute of Engineering Innovation, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan, 5 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley , California, United States, 6 Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 7 Materials Science and Technology Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore , California, United States

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12:30 PM - KK1.8
Atomic Scale Characterization of Defects in YBCO Thin Films and Interfaces.

Lianfeng Fu 1 , Nigel Browning 1 2 , Williams Ramadan 3 , Darshan Kundaliya 3 , Satishchandra Ogale 3 , T. Venky Venkatesan 3
1 Chemcial Engineering and materials science, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 3 Center for Superconductivity Research, University of Maryland , College Park, Maryland, United States

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KK2: Tomography
Session Chairs
Juergen Plitzko
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

2:45 PM - **KK2.1
Cryo-electron Tomography of Mammalian Cells: 3D Insights for Tissue Engineering.

Andrew Leis 1
1 Molecular Structural Biology, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Munich Germany

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3:15 PM - KK2.2
STEM 360 Degree Imaging and EELS Analysis of DNA Detection Assay Nanotechnology To Determine Local (Nano-scale) Material Properties.

Donovan Leonard 1 , Konrad Jarausch 2 , Marta Cerruti 3 , Gerd Duscher 1 , Stefan Franzen 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, 2 Electron Microscopy Division, Hitachi High Technolgies America, Inc., Pleasanton, California, United States, 3 Chemistry, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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4:30 PM - **KK2.3
Electron Tomography for the Characterization of Inorganic Nanostructured Materials.

Petra de Jongh 1 , Heiner Friedrich 1 , Jelle Sietsma 1 , A. Koster 2 , Krijn de Jong 1
1 Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, Utrecht University, Utrecht Netherlands, 2 Electron Microscopy, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden Netherlands

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5:00 PM - KK2.4
Electron Tomography of SPM Probes and Nanoparticles.

Xiaojing Xu 1 , Guang Yang 1 , Zineb Saghi 1 , Yong Peng 1 , Beverley Inkson 1 , Ralph Gay 1 , Guenter Moebus 1
1 Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom

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5:15 PM - KK2.5
High Resolution Single and Dual Axis Tomography to Solve Materials Problems in Three Dimensions.

Ilke Arslan 1 , Jenna Tong 2 , John Walmsley 3 , Erling Rytter 3 , Edvard Bergene 3 4 , Paul Midgley 2
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 3 , Statoil Research Centre, Trondheim Norway, 4 , SINTEF Materials and Chemistry, Trondheim Norway

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2006-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

T. John Balk University of Kentucky
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Alexandra Porter Cambridge University
Juergen Plitzko Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry
KK3: Advanced Techniques for Soft Materials
Session Chairs
Andrew Minor
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

10:00 AM - **KK3.1
Advances in Electron Microscopy Techniques for the Characterization of Soft and Hard Materials.

Christian Kisielowski 1
1 LBNL, NCEM, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:30 AM - KK3.2
Revealing Cellular and Nuclear Uptake of C60 into Human Macrophage Monocyte Cells using Energy-Filtered Transmission Electron Microscopy and Electron Tomography.

Alexandra Porter 1 , Mhairi Gass 2 , Karin Muller 3 , Jeremy Skepper 3 , Paul Midgley 4 , Mark Welland 1
1 The Nanoscience Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Daresbury Laboratory, UK SuperSTEM, Daresbury, Cheshire, United Kingdom, 3 Multiimaging Centre, Dept. Anatomy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 4 Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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11:15 AM - **KK3.3
Probing the Hard-soft Interfaces in Self-assembled Protein Cage Architectures.

Trevor Douglas 1
1 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Montana State University, Boxeman, Montana, United States

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11:45 AM - KK3.4
Abnormal Mineralization of Mantle Dentin, as a Possible Cause of a Weak Dentino-enamel Interface in the MMP-20 Deficient Mouse Incisors.

Elia Beniash 1 , Ziedonis Skobe 1 , John Bartlett 2
1 Biomineralization, Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Cytokine Biology, Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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12:00 PM - KK3.5
Microscopic Characterization of Biomimetic Hard Tissues and Their Biological Counterparts.

Matthew Olszta 1 2 , Sang Soo Jee 1 , Elliot Douglas 1 , Laurie Gower 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States, 2 Materials Science & Engineering, Penn State University, State College, Pennsylvania, United States

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KK4/LL4: Joint Session: TEM Sample Preparation
Session Chairs
Lucille Giannuzzi
Andrew Minor
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2006
Fairfax (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - **KK4.1/LL4.1
Development of a Sample Preparation Method for Three-dimensional Structural and Elemental Analyses of a Specific Site and its Application.

Toshie Yaguchi 1 , Yasushi Kuroda 1 , Mitsuru Konno 1 , Takeo Kamino 1 , Kazutoshi Kaji 2 , Masashi Watanabe 3
1 Naka Application Center, Hitahi High-Technologies Corporation, Hitachinaka-shi, Ibaraki, Japan, 2 Advanced Microscope systems design dept., Hitahi High-Technologies Corporation, Hitachinaka-shi, Ibaraki, Japan, 3 Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:00 PM - **KK4.2/LL4.2
Improving Localization and Sample Quality for S/TEM Analysis of Semiconductor Devices.

Richard Young 1
1 , FEI Company, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

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3:30 PM - KK4.3/LL4.3
Site-Specific Investigation of Electrical Failure in Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors by FIB and TEM.

Gai-Ying Yang 1 , Paul Moses 1 , Clive A. Randall 1 , Elizabeth C. Dickey 1
1 , The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:45 PM - KK4.4/LL4.4
Focused Ion Beam Study of Ni5Al Single Splat Microstructure.

Yuhong Wu 1 , Meng Qu 1 , Lucille Gianuzzi 2 , Sanjay Sampath 1 , Andrew Gouldstone 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 , FEI Corp, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

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4:30 PM - **KK4.5/LL4.5
A Comparison of Quantification of Microstructural Features in α/β-Ti alloys using Stereologically-based and Direct Three-dimensional Characterization Techniques.

Hamish Fraser 1
1 , Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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5:00 PM - KK4.6/LL4.6
FIB Specimen Preparation for TEM Studies of Diamond-SiC Interface Structure.

Joon Seok Park 1 , Robert Sinclair 1 , David Rowcliffe 2 , Margaret Stern 3 , Howard Davidson 4
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 , Skeleton Technologies, Los Osos, California, United States, 3 , Sun Microsystems, San Diego, California, United States, 4 , Isothermal Research Systems, Mountain View, California, United States

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5:15 PM - KK4.7/LL4.7
Focused Ion Beam Processing of Nanocomposite and 3-D Nanostructured Soft Materials.

Steven Kooi 1 , Vahik Krikorian 1 2 , Ji-Hyun Jang 1 2 , Cheong Koh 1 , Edwin Thomas 1 2
1 Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:30 PM - KK4.8/LL4.8
Insights on Nano-oxidation Kinetics by Combined High Resolution Spatial and Spectral Electron Microscopy of the Dynamically Formed Cu2O /Cu Interfaces.

Xuetian Han 1 , Ana Hungria 2 , Jon Barnard 2 , Paul Midgley 2 , Judith Yang 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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2006-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

T. John Balk University of Kentucky
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Alexandra Porter Cambridge University
Juergen Plitzko Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry
KK5: Polymer Microscopy
Session Chairs
Nitash Balsara
Alexandra Porter
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

10:15 AM - **KK5.1
Imaging Nanostructured Block Copolymer Electrolytes Using Electron Microscopy.

Nitash Balsara 1 2 , Mohit Singh 1 2 , Moon Jeong Park 1 2 , Enrique Gomez 1 2
1 Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:45 AM - KK5.2
Determination of the Extent of Lateral Spread and Secondary Nucleation Density in Isotactic Poly(vinylcyclohexane) Single Crystals. An Original Means to Investigate Polymer Crystal Growth.

Bernard Lotz 1 , Daniel Alcazar 1 4 , Akiyoshi Kawaguchi 2 , Annette Thierry 1 , Stephen Cheng 3 , Edwin Thomas 4
1 , Institut Charles Sadron (CNRS - ULP), Strasbourg France, 4 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Shiga Japan, 3 Maurice Morton Institute and Department of Polymer Science, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States

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11:30 AM - **KK5.3
The Nanoscale Morphology of Hydrated Soft Materials.

Matthew Libera 1
1 Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States

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12:00 PM - KK5.4
EELS Analysis of Organic Semiconductors in TEM.

Elena Tchernychova 1 , Werner Grogger 1 , Evelin Fisslthaler 2 , Emil List 2 , Meltem Sezen 1 , Peter Pölt 1 , Ferdinand Hofer 1
1 Research Institute for Electron Microscopy, Graz University of Technology, Graz Austria, 2 Institute of Solid State Physics, Graz University of Technology, Graz Austria

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12:15 PM - KK5.5
Phase Behavior of Amphiphilic Triblock Copolymers (PAA-b-PMA-b-PS) in Mixed Solvents via Electron Microscopy and Neutron Scattering.

Kelly Hales 1 , Honggang Cui 1 , Zhiyun Chen 2 , Karen Wooley 2 , Darrin Pochan 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Delaware Biotechnology Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States, 2 Center for Materials Innovation and Department of Chemistry, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

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12:30 PM - KK5.6
Phase Contrast HRTEM and HAADF-STEM Electron Tomography Reconstructions of Polymer/ Layered Silicate Nanocomposites.

Lawrence Drummy 1 , Hilmar Koerner 2 , Y. Wang 3 , B. Farmer 1 , Richard Vaia 1
1 AFRL/ML, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 2 , Universal Technology Corporation, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , FEI Company, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

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KK6: In-situ TEM
Session Chairs
John Balk
Gerhard Dehm
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

2:45 PM - **KK6.1
Nanosecond Microscopy of Hard and Soft Materials with the Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope.

Geoffrey Campbell 1 , Michael Armstrong 1 , Nigel Browning 1 , Judy Kim 1 , Wayne King 1 , Thomas LaGrange 1 , Bryan Reed 1
1 Chemistry & Materials Science, Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Livermore, California, United States

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3:15 PM - KK6.2
In-situ Studies of the α to β Transition in Ti Using the Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope: Nanosecond Observations of the Nucleation and Growth Behavior in Nanocrystalline and Coarse-grained Material.

Thomas LaGrange 1 , Geoffrey Campbell 1 , Nigel Browning 1 2 , Wayne King 1
1 Materials Science and Technology Division, Chemsitry and Materials Science Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Universtiy of California-Davis, Davis, California, United States

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3:30 PM - KK6.3
Kinetics of the β-δ Phase Transition in HMX Studied Using Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Michael Armstrong 1 , Alan Burnham 1 , Thomas Lagrange 1 , Bryan Reed 1 , Ben Torralva 1 , Wayne King 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore Nat'l Lab, Livermore, California, United States

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4:15 PM - **KK6.4
In-situ electron microscopy: A Versatile Tool to Study Mechanical Size Effects.

Gerhard Dehm 1 , Sang Ho Oh 1 , Daniel Kiener 1
1 Material Physics, Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science and Montanuniv. Leoben, Leoben Austria

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4:45 PM - KK6.5
Quantitative in situ TEM Mechanical Testing- a Window into Nanomechanics.

Zhiwei Shan 1 , Andrew Minor 1 , Syed Asif 2 , Oden Warren 2
1 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Hysitron Incorporated, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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5:00 PM - KK6.6
Elongation and Rupture of Metal Alloy Nanowires.

Jefferson Bettini 2 , Fernando Sato 1 , Paulo Coura 3 , Socrates Dantas 3 , Douglas Galvão 1 , Daniel Ugarte 1 2
2 Lab. Microscopia Eletrônica, Lab. Nac. Luz Síncrotron, Campinas, SP, Brazil, 1 Física Aplicada, IFGW-UNICAMP, Campinas, SP, Brazil, 3 Física, Univ. Fed.de Juiz de Fora, Juiz de Fora, MG, Brazil

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5:15 PM - KK6.7
Elongation of Carbon Fullerene in High-electric Field.

Yoshifumi Oshima 1 3 , Yoshihiko Kurui 2 , Makoto Yoshida 2 , Kunio Takayanagi 2 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan, 3 CREST, Japan Science and Technology Corporation, Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan, 2 Condense Matter Physics, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

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5:30 PM - KK6.8
Kink Motion in Carbon Nanotubes.

Jianyu Huang 1 , S. Chen 1 , Z. Ren 1 , Z. Wang 1 , D. Wang 1 , M. Vaziri 2 , Z. Sou 3 , G. Chen 4 , M. Dresselhaus 5
1 Department of Physics, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Physics, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, Michigan, United States, 3 Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Department of Physics, and Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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KK7: Poster Session
Session Chairs
John Balk
Andrew Minor
Juergen Plitzko
Alexandra Porter
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2006
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - KK7.1
Nanoscale Plastic Deformation and Fracture of Polymers Studied by in situ Nanoindentation in a Transmission Electron Microscope.

Jing Zhou 1 , Kyriakos Komvopoulos 1 , Andrew Minor 2
1 Mechanical Engineering Department, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.10
Dynamic Volume Change Investigation of Organic Materials in ESEM.

Xiaohu Tang 1 , Mario de Rooij 1
1 , Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands

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9:00 PM - KK7.11
Micrograph Segmentation: A Comparative Approach.

Andrea Bianchi 1 , Luciano Costa 1 , Roberto Lotufo 2
1 Department of Physics, Institute of Physics of Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2 Department of Computer Engineering and Industrial Automation, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering - UNICAMP, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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9:00 PM - KK7.12
Local Bonding Analysis of Heavy Element Based Metal-gate/insulator Interface by Means of TEM-EELS.

Hiroki Tanaka 1 , Reika Ichihara 1 , Yoshinori Tsuchiya 1 , Masato Koyama 1 , Shiro Takeno 1
1 , Toshiba Corporation, Yokohama Japan

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9:00 PM - KK7.13
Determination of Inelastic Mean Free Path and Energy-Loss Function by Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy in TEM: A Model Study Using Si and Ge.

Chongmin Wang 1 , Bret D. Cannon 1
1 , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.14
High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy of Carbon Nanotubes: Darkfield, Brightfield, and Energy-filtered Image Profiles.

Sanju Gupta 1 , Eric Mandell 2 , Shuhan Lin 2 , Phil Fraundorf 2
1 Physics and Materials Science, Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri, United States, 2 Physics, University of Missouri, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.15
Selective Synthesis of Carbon Nanocoil by the Decomposition of Ethylene Using Oxidized-Diamond-Supported Palladium Catalyst.

Mayuko Kikuchi 1 , Kiyoharu Nakagawa 2 , Hidenori Gamo 3 , Toshihiro Ando 4 , Mikka Nishitani-Gamo 1 2
1 Applied Chemistry, Toyo university, Saitama Japan, 2 Sensor Photonics Research Center, Toyo university, Saitama Japan, 3 Technical Research Institute, Toppan Printing Co.Ltd., Saitama Japan, 4 , National Institute for Materials Science(NIMS), Ibaraki Japan

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9:00 PM - KK7.16
The Effect of Excess Carbon on the Crystallographic, Microstructural, and Mechanical Properties of CVD Silicon Carbide Fibers.

James Marzik 1 , William Croft 2 , Warren MoberlyChan 3
1 , Specialty Materials, Inc., Lowell, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.2
3D e-RAM (Electron Roughness Analyzing Microscope) – an E-Beam System Specifically Developed for Surface Roughness Analysis.

Gary Brake 1 , Yusuke Uchiyama 2
1 , SEMTech Solutions, North Billerica, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Elionix, Inc., Tokyo Japan

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9:00 PM - KK7.3
Nano-Hetero Interfaces in Au/TiC Catalysts Characterized by HREM and Electron Holography.

Satoshi Ichikawa 1 , Seiji Takeda 2 , Tomoki Akita 3 , Koji Tanaka 3 , Masanori Kohyama 3
1 Organization for the Promotion of Research on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan, 2 Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan, 3 Research Institute for Ubiquitous Energy Devices, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ikeda, Osaka, Japan

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9:00 PM - KK7.4
Comparison of Common Segmentation Techniques Applied to Transmission Electron Microscopy Images.

Thomas Sadowski 1 2 , Christine Broadbridge 1 , John Daponte 2 , Ann Lehman 1 , Lisa Marinella 2 , Paidemwoyo Munhutu 2 , Monica Sawicki 2
1 Department of Physics, Southern Connecticut State University, Seymour, Connecticut, United States, 2 Department of Computer Science, Southern Connecticut State University, Seymour, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.5
In-situ TEM of Colloidal Nanocrystal Growth.

Haimei Zheng 1 , Andrew Minor 1 , Alexander Mastroianni 2 , Paul Alivisatos 2 , Uli Dahmen 1
1 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK7.6
Interfacial Structure of Epitaxial Pt films on SrTiO3(111) Substrates Identified by HREM and EELS.

Ju-Hyung Suh 1 , Hyung Seok Kim 1 , Chan Gyung Park 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, POSTECH, Pohang, Gyeongbuk, Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - KK7.7
Analytical TEM Observations of Au-Pd Nano-particles Prepared by Sonochemical Techniques.

Tomoki Akita 1 , Taiei Hiroki 2 , Shingo Tanaka 1 , Takao Kojima 3 , Fuminobu Hori 2 , Masanori Kohyama 1 , Akihiro Iwase 2
1 Research Institute for Ubiquitous Energy Devices, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Ikeda, Osaka, Japan, 2 Department of Materials Science, Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Osaka, Japan, 3 Radiation Research Center, Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Osaka, Japan

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9:00 PM - KK7.8
Strain Characteristics of Self-Assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dots Investigated by HR-TEM.

Hyung Seok Kim 1 , Ju Hyung Suh 1 , Chan Gyung Park 1 , Sang Jun Lee 2 , Sam Kyu Noh 2
1 Mat. Sci. & Eng., POSTECH, Pohang, Kyungbuk, Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Korea Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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2006-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

T. John Balk University of Kentucky
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Alexandra Porter Cambridge University
Juergen Plitzko Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry
KK8: Computational Methods in TEM Analysis
Session Chairs
Juergen Plitzko
Thursday AM, November 30, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

10:00 AM - **KK8.1
Combining ab initio Density Functional Theory and Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Gerd Duscher 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, 2 Materials Science & Technology, Oak Ridge National Laboratry, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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10:30 AM - KK8.2
Compositional Analysis of III-V Semiconductor Interfaces Using Exit-Plane Wave Retrieval in High-Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Krishnamurthy Mahalingam 1 , Kurt Eyink 1 , Gail Brown 1 , Donald Dorsey 1
1 , Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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10:45 AM - KK8.3
Atomic Structure and Dynamics of Nanocatalysts by Aberration-Corrected STEM and Theory.

Albina Borisevich 1 , Sergey Rashkeev 1 2 , Ryszard Buczko 3 , Sanwu Wang 2 , Sokrates Pantelides 2 1 , Stephen Pennycook 1 2
1 , ORNL, Oak Ridge , Tennessee, United States, 2 , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 3 , Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Poland

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11:30 AM - **KK8.4
Computational Tools for Interpreting Biological Electron Tomograms.

Niels Volkmann 1
1 Bioinformatics & Systems Biology Department, Burnham Institute for Medical Research, La Jolla, California, United States

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12:00 PM - KK8.5
Determining Nanoscale Order in Amorphous Materials: Simulations of Fluctuation Electron Microscopy for Amorphous Si.

Stephanie Bogle 1 , Paul Voyles 2 , John Abelson 1
1 Department of Materials Science & Engineering and the Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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12:15 PM - KK8.6
Advanced Computerized Analysis of Pt-Nanoparticles on Glassy Carbon using Transmission Electron Microscopy Data.

Petra Bele 1 , Franziska Jäger 1 , Ulrich Stimming 1
1 Department of Physics E19, Technical University Munich, Garching Germany

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12:30 PM - **KK8.7
Diffraction Limited Atomic Resolution Imaging of Noncrystalline, Molecular, Structures.

Jian-Min Zuo 1
1 Materials Science, Univ. Illinois, Urbana, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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KK9: TEM for Properties Analysis
Session Chairs
Alexandra Porter
Thursday PM, November 30, 2006
Fairfax A (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - KK9.1
TEM Investigation of the Deformation Mechanism in Nanocrystalline Tantalum.

Yinmin (Morris) Wang 1 , Andrea Hodge 1 , Troy Barbee 1 , Alex Hamza 1
1 Chemistry and Materials Science Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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2:45 PM - KK9.2
Free-standing Graphene Membranes.

Jannik Meyer 1 , Andre Geim 2 , Kostya Novoselov 2 , Tim Booth 2 , Mikhail Katsnelson 3 , Siegmar Roth 1
1 , Max-Planck Institute for solid state research, Stuttgart Germany, 2 Manchester Centre for Mesoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Manchester, Manchester United Kingdom, 3 Institute for Molecules and Materials , University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen Netherlands

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3:00 PM - **KK9.3
Magnetic Properties, Microstructure, Composition and Morphology of Ferrimagnetic Nanocrystals in Magnetotactic Bacteria from Electron Holography and Tomography.

Rafal Dunin-Borkowski 1 2 , Takeshi Kasama 2 1 , Mihaly Posfai 3 , Ryan Chong 1 , Richard Frankel 4
1 Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Frontier Research System, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, Wako Japan, 3 Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Pannon University, Veszprem Hungary, 4 Department of Physics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, United States

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3:30 PM - KK9.4
Octahedral-tilt-transition and Defect Ordering in SrTi0.95Mn0.05O3−δ Ceramics.

Paula Vilarinho 1 , Alexander Tkach 1 , Ian Reaney 2 , Andrei Kholkin 1
1 Ceramics and Glass Engineering, University of Aveiro, Aveiro Portugal, 2 Department of Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom

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3:45 PM - KK9.5
Microstructure Evolution in Deformed Copper and Nickel.

Peri Landau 1 , Roni Shneck 1 , Guy Makov 2 , Arie Venkert 2
1 Materials Engineering, Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva Israel, 2 Physics, NRCN, Beer Sheva Israel

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4:00 PM - KK9.6
Characterization of Stress Relaxation in a Strained Si Film by Geometric Phase Analysis.

Jayhoon Chung 2 , Lew Rabenberg 1
2 , Texas Instruments, Dallas, Texas, United States, 1 Material Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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